Hawaii Association of Independent Schools

Early Childhood Educators

As of January 2018 licensed, registered, and exempt providers are required to complete the annual Health and Safety Training. Requirements may vary, so please refer to the official Health and Safety Training Cover Sheet for Licensed and Registered Providers that is provided by PATCH. For further assistance regarding that form, please contact PATCH at 808-839-1791.

Upcoming Early Childhood Workshops

Schools of the Future Conference

Date: October 3, 2019 & October 4, 2019
Time: 8:30am-4:15pm
Location: Hawai'i Convention Center
The Early Learning Committee has identified specific sessions at the Schools of the Future Conference that meet the training requirements set forth by the Hawai'i Department of Human Services (DHS).

Training Topics

Approved Topic Areas

  • Physical care of the young child
  • Care of the sick child
  • Child nutrition
  • Child growth and development
  • Children with special needs
  • Learning activities and play 
  • Family engagement
  • Managing challenging behaviors
  • Community resources
  • Prevention of child maltreatment and abuse
  • First aid and child CPR
  • Health and safety
  • Child care business or program management
  • Physical environment 
  • Safe sleep training

Certificate Template

Early Childhood Certificate Template 

Importance of Early Learning in Hawai'i Video

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